Packaging Equipment

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Carton Erector and Closer handles 30 cartons per minute.

November 26, 2014

Using vacuum arm, Model VC 30 picks auto-bottom type display and shelf cartons from 1 m carton magazine, erects carton, and conveys it to optional TaskMate® Robotic Loading System. Cartons then convey to closer or may also be manually closed. Optional TaskMate® System integrates FANUC multi-axis robot with ESS-designed custom EOAT to collate products and load them into erected carton. To allow serialization, VC 30 integrates with track and trace systems from OEM suppliers. Read More

Packaging Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Food Processing & Preparation

Hot-Fill PET Containers accept metal lug closures.

November 25, 2014

Targeting food packaging industry, A-PEX63TM system comprises 24 oz, 51 g, shatter-proof, polyethylene terephthalate (PET) containers that allow fitment of metal lug closures. Design ensures sealing integrity is maintained and meets industry average for removal torque. Along with 63 mm finish, packages feature functional pop (audible) tamper-evident indicator button on closure and are hot fillable up to 205°F. Powerflex™ vacuum absorbing base is available. Read More

Packaging Equipment, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Flexible Tubes feature metal look. .

November 25, 2014

Available in variety of sizes, Flexible Tubes have full-length wrap-around labels that provide clean, metallized look, suitable for numerous decoration options. Tubes have additional benefit of being able to remain dent-free and return to their natural shape during use. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

IML Containers and Lids create brand differentiation.

November 24, 2014

Injection molded in polypropylene in 4 sizes from 250 g to 1 kg, In-Mold Label Containers and Lids generate on-shelf impact for spreads and yellow fats. In-mold labeling enables multi-colored and intricate designs to be created that cover entire area of packs. Labels can also be supplied with metal-effect finish or with barrier to prevent oxygen ingress. For flexibility on filling lines, 250, 450, and 500 g packs fit single lid, making them fully interchangeable. Read More

Packaging Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

Temperature-Controlled Shipper minimizes dimensional weight.

November 20, 2014

Envoy® Direct Series offers shipping solutions for temperature-sensitive products shipped direct-to-patient. Designed to reduce dimensional weight and improve operational efficiency in specialty pharmacy, mail-order pharmacy, and pharmacy benefit management environments, temperature-controlled solutions maintains refrigerated temperatures for one day. Depending on required level of protection, solutions are available with PolarPack® gel packs or PolarPack® foam bricks as refrigerants. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Barrier Films suit thermoformable, heat-sealable packaging.

November 19, 2014

High-barrier, Barex®-alternative packaging structures feature materials targeting pharmaceutical, medical, cosmetic, food, and other applications. Thermoformable blister/tray film structures offer such options as PE, PP, and Aclar® polychlorotrifluoroethylene inner and outer layers coupled with either ethylene vinyl alcohol copolymer (EVOH) and/or cyclic olefin copolymer (COC). Heat-sealable pouch/lidding flexible materials are offered in various paper/foil/plastic and EVOH combinations. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Desiccant Capsules offer 360 degree moisture protection. .

November 18, 2014

Available in 1, 2, and 2.5 g sizes, AdCap® combines advantages of conventional desiccant capsules and canisters and complies with global requirements for drug and patient safety. Capsules offer choice of filling materials, including silica gel, molecular sieve, and blends. High squeeze stability prevents desiccants from leaking, even under high pressure. Capsules not only adsorb moisture through cardboard disc on top, but also through grid structure on side of capsule. Read More

Packaging Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Industrial Shrink Film provides multiple layers of protection.

November 13, 2014

With strength measured in tensile strength in addition to film elasticity, Liberty Industrial Shrink Film (LISF) features resin blend that lends to resistance to punctures and tears as well as becoming brittle in cold weather. This opaque polyethylene packaging material, made into rolls, bags, shrouds, and sheets, offers barrier from outside contaminates for all materials while also protecting against UV, moisture, dirt, dust, grime, insects, animal nesting, and minor physical damage. Read More